June 29, 2006
KVUE NEWS Wins National Murrow Award
Austin, TX -- The Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA) has awarded KVUE-TV with the national Edward R. Murrow Award for excellence in electronic journalism. KVUE's Todd Rogenthien received the award in the category of Best Videography for the story, "Le Parkour," reported by anchor Christine Haas. The story focuses on an innovative new exercise trend that involves using
President and General Manager, Patti C. Smith, states that " Although Todd's dedication to his profession is evident on a daily basis, it is an honor for his work to be recognized on a national basis. To receive national recognition from the Radio-Television News Director Association with an Edward R. Murrow Award for excellence is one of the highest honors that can be bestowed upon an employee. This recognition is well deserved by both Todd and Christine for their collaboration on "Le Parkour."
The RTNDA announced a total of 26 national Edward R. Murrow Awards for 24 television stations in the large and small-market television categories this year. The winners in all categories will be honored at the RTNDA Awards Dinner on October 16, 2006, in
About The RTNDA
RTNDA, which is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, is the world's largest professional organization devoted exclusively to electronic journalism. RTNDA represents local and network news professionals in broadcasting, cable and other electronic media in more than 30 countries.
KVUE-TV is a part of Belo Corp., one of the nation's largest media companies with a diversified group of market-leading television, newspaper, cable and interactive media assets. A Fortune 1000 company with approximately 7,700 employees and more than $1.5 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates media franchises in some of
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